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Date:
February 25, 2020
Time:
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Location:
Publick Playhouse
Address:
5445 Landover Road
Cheverly, MD 20784
Contact:
301-277-1710; TTY 301-699-2554
Cost:
Tickets: $8/person; $6/person groups of 20 or more
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Let It Shine: The American Civil Rights Movement (1955-1968)

Tuesday, February 25, 2020

There is also a 10:15 am show available! Get your tickets online, or call 301-277-1710.

This powerful production will introduce audiences to poignant events and notable names of the Civil Rights Movement. This acclaimed show focuses on the tumultuous years between 1955 and 1968 and shines light on important milestone in our history, including: the Montgomery Bus Boycott, the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, Brown v. Board of Education, the Sit-In Movement, the Freedom Riders, the March on Washington, and the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Viewers can expect to meet important figures and hear inspiring songs of the era.

Curriculum Connection: History and Social Studies

Ages: Recommended for children in grades 3rd-8th